Faculty of Business and Economics

Research Colloquium of the Centre for European, Governance, and Economic Development Research (cege)

The Centre for European, Governance, and Economic Development Research (cege) organises a series of public talks every semester. The lectures take place on Wednesdays from 14:30 to 16:00 in room 0.211 (Oeconomicum, Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3). The centre welcomes interested listeners, all lectures are open to the public.

  • 11 April 2018
    Prof. Dr. Stefan Trautmann (University of Heidelberg)
    Implementing Fair Procedures?

  • 18 April 2018
    Prof. Dr. Juan Carlos Muñoz (EAFIT University)
    Fighting while 'talking': Assessing the impact of civil war on agriculture

  • 25 April 2018
    Prof. Dr. Conny Wunsch (University of Basel)
    Does Voluntary Risk Taking Affect Solidarity? Experimental Evidence from Kenya

  • 2 May 2018
    Dr. Estrella Gómez Herrera (Joint Research Centre, European Commission)
    Reverse Auctions in Online Labour Markets: A Case Study

  • 9 May 2018
    Prof. Robert Sugden, Ph.D. (University of East Anglia)
    The Community of Advantage: A Behavioural Economist's Defence of the Market
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  • 16 May 2018
    Prof. Panu Poutvaara, Ph.D. (ifo Institute)
    Redistributive Politics with Target-specific Beliefs

  • 23 May 2018
    Dr. Nadine Chlaß (University of Jena)
    Giving in Dictator Games - Experimenter demand effect or preference over the rules of the game?

  • 30 May 2018
    Prof. Hale Utar, Ph.D. (University of Bielefeld)
    Firms and Labor in Times of Violence: Evidence from the Mexican Drug War

  • 6 June 2018, lecture hall, Paulinerkirche
    Prof. Barry R. Bloom Ph.D. (Harvard University)
    Mobilizing international resources for health

    Barry R. Bloom is Joan L. and Julius H. Jacobson Research Professor of Public Health at Harvard University. He is one of the world’s leading experts on tuberculosis and leprosy. Dr. Bloom has served as the Dean of the Faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health for ten years. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States and a pioneer in the field of global health.

  • 13 June 2018, room VG 3.106
    Andreas Schaefer (University of Bath)
    The impact of green preferences on the relevance of history versus expectations

  • 20 June 2018
    Dr. Charity Gomo (Treasury South Africa)
    The Economic and Health Impact of a Tax on Sugar Sweetened Beverages in South Africa

  • 27 June 2018
    Prof. Dr. Nils Petter Lagerlöf (York University)
    Land Productivity and Statehood: The Surplus Theory Revisited

  • 4 July 2018
    Prof. Dr. Harald Tauchmann (University of Erlangen-Nürnberg)
    Health Shocks and Relationship Breakdown – Empirical Evidence from Germany

  • 11 July 2018
    Prof. Dr. Heiner Schumacher (KU Leuven)
    Measuring Indirect Effects of Unfair Employer Behavior on Worker Productivity – A Field Experiment